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Details of the Accident

Place Welwyn Garden City
Date 15th June 1935, p.m.
Railway Company London & North Western Railway
No. of Fatalities 14
Cause of Accident Error by signalman
Description 10.45 p.m. King Cross to Newscastle was stopped at signals, when it was hit from behind by the 10.50 p.m. Kings Cross to Leeds mail train.

Sources/Further Reading

  • The Other Side of the Track, Steve Vessey, (1986 Seas End Enterprise ISBN 1 870283 03 1)

List of Fatalities

0 of the 14 fatalities that have been identifed so far are listed in the table below together with brief notes on any other information found

The last column shows the General Register Office (England and Wales) or Statutory Register (Scotland) reference where this has been identified.

Surname First Names Age Occupation Residence Notes GRO/SR Reference